Words and Proper Names

-aire

9522.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): The suffix -aire in Irish personal names.
In A companion in linguistics [Fs. Ahlqvist] (2005), pp. 152–156.
487.
Kelly (Fergus): A note on Old Irish círmaire.
In Celtica 21 (1990), pp. 231–233.
Argues this form (< cír ‘comb’) contains two agentive suffixes (-am and -aire).